In a week’s time, HBO will debut “The Newsroom,” the new series from Aaron Sorkin set at a fictional cable news channel called ACN.
Who are the main characters? BO has helpfully put some primers online.
Lead anchor Will McAvoy (played by Jeff Daniels):
McAvoy’s new EP, Mackenzie McHale (played by Emily Mortimer):
And ACN News president Charlie Skinner (played by Sam Waterston):